Chavannaz

 
Title:
L' Alcool ?
Size:
31.5" x 47.25"
Medium:
Stone-Lithograph
Price:
$950
INV. #:
6579
 
Ah!. Guand supprimera-t-on l'Alcool?
"When, oh when, will they outlaw alcohol?" cries this temperance poster, voicing the unspoken words of the wife and mother. Drunkenness was a major social problem in France at the time, and posters for the Temperance Union shed light on the domestic aspects of the issue. [Gold: First Ladies of the Poster, 50]